September 28, 2011
This kitten was found in the midst of Tropical Storm Irene and turned over to the Scotia Animal Protective Foundation, which was able to reunite the pet with its owners. Some animal shelters were adversely impacted by the storm, and all are weathering a poor economy.
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Stormy weather and a dreary economy have impacts on animal shelters
If a poor economy and less money to go around wasn’t enough, the recent impacts of tropical storms on the region have exacerbated problems face by pet owners and animal shelters.